Automation Controls Engineer

March 1, 2024
Reference key: ES11652
Deadline date:

Job Description

  • Negotiable
  • Permanent
  • Galway city

Automation Controls Engineer with 5 years’ experience in an automated environment & experience working with industrial robotics required to support Automation projects throughout the manufacturing process. You will drive continuous safety improvement and have a passion for new technologies and automation process control


  • Provide support to run and maintain the automation systems in production
  • Support systems for machine networks to ensure site backups and recovery procedures
  • Installing and placing new or upgraded equipment into operation
  • Develops innovative solutions for automation problems and shows problem solving abilities
  • Ensure compliance with and maintenance of SOP’s and technical documentation


  • Degree level qualification or equivalent in Controls, Electrical, Electronic, or similar
  • Over 5 years’ experience in an automated environment with a proven track record of success
  • PLC key skills using Rockwell and Siemens PLC’s having skills using TIA portal software, RS Logix, or Studio 5000
  • Experience with industrial robots
  • Knowledge and experience with EtherNet/IP, ProfiNet and ASi communication networks
  • Design of control systems including safety related system
  • Have a proven track record in driving continuous improvement and a passion for new technologies in automation and process control
  • Skilled in Microsoft Office applications


  • 25 days annual leave per year
  • Flexitime
  • Bonuses
  • Family health insurance
  • Pension Plan
  • Service Awards – lump sum
  • Life Assurance
  • Subsidised Cafe
  • Gym, sauna, games room, tennis courts, football pitch, library, clubs
  • Free Car Parking